We are happy to announce the release of NXLog Enterprise Edition v4.8
Our team has worked on and solved 58 issues to reach this milestone.
This release is mostly about minor functionality improvements and bug fixes. The highlights:
- Dependency updates in generic packages
- Support for Ubuntu 20.04 LTS
- om_kafka performance improvement
See the changelog below.
* 2020-07-20 4.8.4811  Updated the dependencies included in generic packages  Fixed lax permissions set by Windows installer when installed in non-default location  Fixed a memory leak in im_zmq triggered by large number of clients connecting  Refactored xm_admin's errpr handling  Synchronized librdkafka's "queue.buffering.max.messages" with our LogqueueSize directive  Fixed a config parser error reading double quoted file paths on Windows  Fixed an error causing "nxlog started" message to be skipped when Logfile is redefined and nxlog running in background  Fixed packaging scripts on Solaris to cleanly stop nxlog on uninstall  Fixed bogus error message when Include refers to a file in a non-existent directory  Fixed escaping in om_raijin  Changed im_etw "EventId" field name to "EventID" to match im_msvistalog  Fixed locking in im_odbc when used with an empty SQLite file  Fixed escaping in om_raijin  Updated librdkafka to 1.4 on 32 bit Windows  Updated librdkafka to 1.4 on 64 bit Windows  Improved om_kafka performance by reducing the number of poll events  Added support for Ubuntu 20.04  Implemented automatic creation of registry entries on Windows Nano zip file install  Improved the handling of <EventData> in im_msvistalog  Implemented is_scanning() in im_fim for detecting a running scan  Fixed configuration parsing to allow PatternFile to be single quoted  Fixed an error in xm_leef causing an exception on Windows 2016  Fixed assertion error in syslog_bsd()  Fixed bogus warning about thread count  Fixed error causing rapid reconnects in xm_admin  Fixed error causing rapid reconnects in om_tcp  Fixed error causing config parser to not count empty lines  Added logging of client IP address in network module errors